Digitized at the request of and with permission by the Department of Surgery, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University and by the John Jones Surgical Society.
Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials. Version 1. December 2002
Includes bibliographical reference (pages 130-1)
List of illustrations -- Introduction -- Chapter one, The father of American surgery: John Jones (1729-1791) -- Chapter two, The century of discovery -- Chapter three, The forging of an academic department: Allen O. Whipple (1921-1946) -- Chapter four, The birth of cardiothoracic surgery at Columbia: George H. Humphreys II (1946-1969) -- Chapter five, The interim years: Frederic P. Herter (1969-1971) -- Chapter six, The transplantation era: Keith Reemtsma (1971-1994) -- Chapter seven, The information age: Eric A. Rose (1994- ) -- Chapter eight, Concerns for the future-an editorial -- Epilogue --Appendix -- Bibliography